Optrin

Optrin

Ophthalmology An agent–lutetium texaphyrin–Lu-Tex used in photodynamic therapy of eye diseases–eg, age-related macular degeneration. See Age-related macular degeneration.
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orbignyi, the peptide name Optrin was isolated that causes vasoconstriction and which sequence of amino acids is His-Gly-Gly-Tyr-Lys- Pro-Thr-Asp-Lys, aligned by creatine kinase residues in 97-105, without any similarity with another bioactive peptide (Table 2) [26].